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Lantern slides -- Catalogs (14)
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1Title:  [A magic lantern, lantern slides, and a collection of related printed material]   
 Creator:  Perry Mason & Co 
 Publication:  Perry Mason & Co, Boston, Mass, [1883?] 
 Notes:  For putting on a magic lantern show, a collection consisting of a Ruby Magic Lantern, eight lantern slides and ten printed items, including instructions, a suggested program, tickets, and a poster. Everything but five of the lantern slides were issued by Perry Mason & Co., publishers of the periodical, Youths companion. The Ruby Magic Lantern (33 x 24 cm. at its widest points when assembled) is made of tin, painted black and contains two magnifying lenses. Painted in brown across the front is the statetment: Pat. Aug 29.82. Among the nine printed items are five sheets (10 x 13 cm.) of 12 tickets each, to be cut apart and given to members of the audience, and a poster (33 x 23 cm.): Grand magic lantern exhibition! Tickets, with reserved seats only [blank], will exhibit at [blank], 188[blank] ... [blank] gen'l manager, [blank] head usher. Other printed items include an instructions sheet (25 x 15 cm.) for getting clear pictures with the magic lantern, an advertising sheet (19 x 15 cm.) for the Ruby Magic Lantern no. 2, and a 16 p. booklet (18 cm.) "Suggestions for an evening's entertainment," which contains a list of what is included with the magic lantern, directions for its use, a program for the evening, and descriptions of lantern slide sets available for purchase. The first of the three lantern slides issued by Perry Mason & Co. contains a "Welcome" image and two images from the story, "The lazy ant." The second contains portraits of five poets (Longfellow, Whittier, Bryant, Holmes, Tennyson) and the third contains four varied scenes and a "Good night" image. All are in black and white. Booklet mentions date of Longfellow's death: March, 1882. Collection also includes five colored lantern slides; three are edged with yellow paper tape and depict children playing or riding bicycles; two are edged with red paper tape and depict animals dressed as people. 
 Extent:  19 items (magic lantern, lantern slides, printed material) : tin, glass, paper ; 5-33 cm. 
 Subjects:  Projectors | Lantern slides | Juvenile literature Massachusetts Boston 1883

Collection:  Yale University 
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2Title:  The sciopticon manual: Explaining Marcy's new magic lantern, and light, including magic lantern optics, experiments, photographing and coloring slides, etc   
 Creator:  Marcy, Lorenzo J. 
 Publication:  Sherman, Philadelphia], 1874. 
 Notes:  "The sciopticon and dissolving view apparatus, with a priced catalogue of magic lantern slides, illustrated and classified. Rev. ed.": 64 p. at end. 
 Extent:  xii, 180, 64 p. : ill. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Lantern projection | Slides (photography)

Collection:  Hagley Library 
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3Title:  Magic lanterns and views: illustrated catalogue and price list of magic lanterns, sciopticons, stereopticons, photographic transparencies, and artistically colored views : including the latest and most improved instruments and slides : manufacturer, importer and dealer, Theo. J. Harbach --   
 Creator:  Theodore J. Harbach (Firm : Philadelphia) 
 Publication:  Philadelphia, [1892] 
 Notes:  Cover title. 
 Extent:  4, 128, 21, [3] p. : illus. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Projectors -- Catalogs | Transparencies -- Catalogs | Slides (Photography) -- Catalogs | Views

Collection:  Hagley Library 
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4Title:  Illustrated and descriptive catalogue of magic lanterns, sciopticons and magic lantern slides   
 Creator:  Benerman & Wilson (Philadelphia) 
 Publication:  Sherman, printers], Philadelphia, 1874. 
 Extent:  63 p. : illus. ; 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Lantern slides -- Catalogs | Projectors -- Catalogs

Collection:  Hagley Library 
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5Title:  Illustrated and descriptive catalogue of magic lantern slides, magic lanterns, sciopticons, and lantern appliances   
 Creator:  Wilson, Edward L. (Firm : Philadelphia) 
 Publication:  Sherman & Co., printers, Philadelphia, 1875] 
 Notes:  On cover: 1877. 
 Extent:  103 p. : illus. ; 18 cm. 
 Subjects:  Lantern slides -- Catalogs | Lantern projection

Collection:  Hagley Library 
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6Title:  Cupids magick lantern   
 Creator:  Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827 | Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809 
 Publication:  s.n, London?, 1797] 
 Notes:  Publication date from Grego. Sheet trimmed within plate mark at bottom. Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires. 
 Extent:  1 print on wove paper : etching, hand-colored ; sheet 28 x 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Satires (Visual works) England 1797 | Etchings England London 1797

Collection:  Yale University 
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7Title:  The Lantern image: iconography of the magic lantern, 1420-1880   
 Creator:  Robinson, David, 1930- | Magic Lantern Society of Great Britain 
 Publication:  Magic Lantern Society, Nutley, East Sussex, England, c1993. 
 Notes:  "The publication ... coincides with the Fourth International convention of the Society held in London during April 1993"--T.p. verso. Includes index. 
 Extent:  83 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.), facsims. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Projectors -- History -- Pictorial works | Lantern projection -- History -- Pictorial works

Collection:  Library Company 
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8Title:  The telephone, the microphone, and the phonograph   
 Creator:  Thompson, Silvanus P. (Silvanus Phillips), 1851-1916 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Alabaster & Passmore, Printers, London, 1879?] 
 Extent:  26 p. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Telephone -- Amateurs' manuals | Microphone -- Amateurs' manuals | Phonograph -- Amateurs' manuals | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

Collection:  Huntington Library 
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9Title:  Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern   
 Creator:  Robinson, David, 1930- | Herbert, Stephen. | Crangle, Richard. | Magic Lantern Society of Great Britain 
 Publication:  Magic Lantern Society, London, 2001. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  360 p. : ill., ports. ; 29 cm. 
 Subjects:  Projectors -- Encyclopedias | Lantern projection -- Encyclopedias

Collection:  Library Company 
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10Title:  Catalogue of a new and superior style of colored photographic magic lantern pictures, stereoscopic pictures -- and microscopic photographs --   
 Creator:  N.B. Chamberlain & Sons (Boston) 
 Publication:  E. Ketterlinus, printer, Boston, 1861. 
 Extent:  36 p. ; 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Lantern slides -- Catalogs | Pictures Catalogs | Stereoscopic views -- Catalogs

Collection:  Hagley Library 
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11Title:  The Lantern image. Supplement no. 1: iconography of the magic lantern, 1420-1880   
 Creator:  Robinson, David, 1930- | Magic Lantern Society of Great Britain 
 Publication:  Magic Lantern Society, Ripon, c1997. 
 Notes:  Cover title. 
 Extent:  24 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims., ports. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Lantern projection -- History | Projectors -- History

Collection:  Library Company 
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12Title:  The Philadelphia photographer   
 Creator:  National Photographic Association of the United States 
 Publication:  Benerman & Wilson, Philadelphia, [1864-1888] 
 Notes:  Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 11 (Nov. 1864) 
 Extent:  25 v. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Photography -- Periodicals | CHR 1864

Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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13Title:  Condensed list of magic lantern goods: Geo. H. Pierce, 136 South Eleventh St., Philadelphia (below Chestnut Street) : sole agent in this city for the sale of stereopticons, dissolving-view apparatus, magic lanterns : and every variety of the best lantern views   
 Creator:  Geo. H. Pierce (Firm) | T.H. McAllister (Firm) 
 Publication:  Geo. H. Pierce, Philadelphia, Pa, 189-?]. 
 Notes:  Title from cover. "For public, church, Sunday-school, school-house, advertising, lodge rooms and home entertainments ... " -- Cover. 
 Extent:  [11] p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Projectors -- catalogs

Collection:  College of Physicians of Philadelphia 
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14Title:  The world turn'd upside down, or The wonderful magic lantern: Illustrated with elegant engravings. Part II   
 Alt. Title:  Signor Topsy-Turvy's wonderful magic lantern   
 Creator:  Taylor, Ann, 1782-1866 | Taylor, Jane, 1783-1824 | Taylor, Isaac, 1759-1829 | Taylor, Isaac, 1787-1865 | Charles, William, 1776-1820 | M'Culloch, William, 1782-1816 | Charles, William, 1776-1820 
 Publication:  Published and sold wholesale by Wm. Charles, and may be had of all the booksellers. 1814. W. M'Culloch, printer, Philadelphia, [1814] 
 Notes:  Poems by Ann Taylor, Jane Taylor, and Isaac Taylor (possibly Rev. Isaac Taylor or Isaac Taylor, Jr.). Originally published under title Signor Topsy-Turvy's wonderful magic lantern (London, 1810). Cover title: The world turn'd upside down, or The wonderful magic lantern. Illustrated with whimsical engravings. Part II. Philadelphia: Published and sold wholesale by Wm. Charles, and may be had of all the booksellers. Price, 18 3-4 cents. 1814. Metal engravings presumably by William Charles. Cf. Weiss, Harry B. William Charles, early caricaturist, engraver and publisher of children's books, New York, 1932, p. 11. "Of Wm. Charles, may be also had, recently published ..."--advertisement, back cover. Rare Book copy: Original printed paper boards; back cover mutilated. 
 Extent:  16 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 14 cm. 
 Subjects:  Children's poetry | Picture books for children | Wit and humor -- Juvenile poetry | Conduct of life -- Juvenile poetry | Animals -- Juvenile poetry | Juvenile literature 1814 | Fantasy literature 1814 | Poems 1814 | Publishers' advertisements Pennsylvania Philadelphia | Printed wrappers (Binding) | Intaglio prints | Hand-colored illustrations

Collection:  Columbia University 
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15Title:  Catalogue and price list of patent electro-radiant magic lanterns and views: the most popular magic lanterns ever introduced   
 Creator:  Stirn & Lyon 
 Publication:  The Company, New York, 1887. 
 Notes:  Title from cover. 
 Extent:  [16] p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Lantern projection -- Equipment and supplies -- Catalogs | Lantern slides -- Catalogs | Projectors -- Catalogs | Silhouettes -- Catalogs

Collection:  Hagley Library 
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16Title:  The sciopticon manual: explaining lantern projection in general, and the sciopticon apparatus in paricular   
 Creator:  Marcy, Lorenzo J. 
 Publication:  J.A. Moore, Philadelphia, 1877. 
 Notes:  "Priced catalogue of sciopticon apparatus and magic lantern slides. [6th ed.]": xxviii, 68 p. at end. 
 Extent:  xii, 200, xxviii, 68 p. : ill. ; 20 cm. 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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17Title:  Illustrated catalogue of stereopticons and magic lanterns   
 Creator:  A.T. Thompson & Co 
 Publication:  The Company, Boston, Mass, [1895?] 
 Notes:  Title from cover. Includes testimonials. 
 Extent:  34 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Lantern projection -- Equipment and supplies -- Catalogs | Projectors -- Catalogs

Collection:  Hagley Library 
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18Title:  The Magic lantern: its construction and management: An illustrated manual showing how to make a magic lantern and how to produce many beautiful and startling effects   
 Creator:  Practiced hand. 
 Publication:  Ward, Lock, and Co, London, New York, 1888. 
 Notes:  "First appeared in the pages of Amateur work illustrated." 
 Extent:  151 p. illus. 18 cm. 
 Subjects:  Lantern projection

Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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19Title:  Catalogue of colored magic lantern pictures of the American Civil War, from the beginning of the bombardment of Fort Sumter to the present time --   
 Creator:  N.B. Chamberlain & Sons (Boston) 
 Publication:  E. Ketterlinus, printer, Boston], 1862. 
 Notes:  Contains 463 items. 
 Extent:  [16] p. ; 19.5 cm. 
 Subjects:  Pictures Catalogs | Lantern slides -- Catalogs | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Pictorial works

Collection:  Hagley Library 
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20Title:  The magic lantern   
 Publication:  Benerman & Wilson, Philadelphia], Roberts & Fellows, Philadelphia,  
 Extent:  v. : ill. ; 22-27 cm. 
 Subjects:  Lantern projection -- Periodicals

Collection:  Columbia University 
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